Hepatitis A Photos

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Photos of the Disease

Just a few examples from the Public Health Image Library

An electron micrograph of the Hepatitis A virus (HAV), an RNA virus that can survive up to a month at room temperature. PHIL Image ID# 2739

An electron micrograph of the Hepatitis A virus (HAV), an RNA virus that can survive up to a month at room temperature.
Source: PHIL Photo ID# 2739

PHIL Image 10755

This transmission electron micrograph (TEM) revealed numerous hepatitis virions, of an unknown strain of the organism.
Source: PHIL Photo ID# 10755

Images of People Affected by the Disease

A sample photo from the Public Health Image Library

The viral disease Hepatitis A is manifested here as icterus, or jaundice of the conjunctivae and facial skin.

The viral disease Hepatitis A is manifested here as icterus, or jaundice of the conjunctivae and facial skin.
Source: PHIL Photo ID# 2860

From the Immunization Action Coalitionexternal icon

Man with jaundice (yellowing of skin and eyes).

Man with jaundice (yellowing of skin and eyes).

Page last reviewed: July 9, 2015